Following a normal child's progress from scribbling to the composition of narrative pictures, this film shows how 3- to 7-year-old children develop their artistic expression in an unself-conscious way Topics: Art, Art
byPaul Burnford Film Productions; Film Associates of California, Los Angeles
Explains that pattern is visual organization, that it is designed repetition of one or more motifs, and that it enriches surfaces by leading the eye from part to part. Points out various patterns in nature, and man's use of natural patterns in weaving, printing textiles, architecture, painting, and sculpture. Explains the value of studying the patterns of the past Topic: Art
Surveys centuries of Arabian art and crafts traditionally influenced by the Islamic religion, specifically by the Koran and its decorative script . Though much craft work is now produced for tourists, Egyptian wood panels, Persian rugs, and bronze and gold metalwork are preserved in the Cairo Museum Topics: Islamic art, Islamic art
Shows how the mingling of Romanesque and Byzantine currents have produced the Cathedral of Saint Mark in Venice. Emphasises the role of Venice as the mercantile and artistic crossroads of East and West in the Middle Ages Topics: Art, Art, Church buildings
Kenneth Clark studies the rich and turbulent world of 18th- and early 19th-century art--the romantic movement. Classicists Jacques Louis David and Jean Ingres, and romanticists Goya, Piranesi, Delacroix, Turner, and Constable are discussed in this introduction to the series Topics: Romanticism in art, Classicism in art, Art criticism, Art, Modern, Art, Modern, Art criticism, Art,...
Abstraction is defined as the elimination of everything that is not essential. Using a variety of examples, this film shows how abstraction is used daily for utilitarian purposes and how it is used by artists Topics: Abstraction, Art, Abstract, Abstraction, Art, Abstract
"TLC's Diploma program provides the keys to sustainable creativity... connect with your passion and then discover how to transform it into a career."-- description from box. Topics: vhs, art, careers Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
byEncyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation
Meaning in Modern Painting, Part I (1967) Tells the story of the 369th infantry regiment in World War I. Explains that it was composed of Blacks, who brought American jazz to Paris and Europe. Topics: Art, Abstract, Painting, Modern, Modernism (Art), Art, Abstract, Modernism (Art), Painting, Modern
Discusses the works and philosophy of Elizabeth Fraser Williamson, a prominent Canadian sculptor. FOR FURTHER INQUIRIES contact: Arts On Film. http://artsonfilm.com/ Topics: Art, American., Art, Modern, Sculpture, Modern, Williamson, Elizabeth Fraser.
Investigates applications of computer-generated films for advertising. Animation is handled in block colors with hidden lines removed Topics: Commercial art, Advertising, Computer animation, Advertising, Commercial art, Computer animation
F.D.R.3rd Term to Pearl Harbor SummaryCovers the period from June 1940 to December 7, 1941. Features some of the historic moments in Roosevelt's career, including the personalities and events of his third term campaign and the ominous days preceding the United States' entry into World War II. The experiences of a little boy caught between an over-protective mother and a domineering father. The parents' gradual acceptance of the boy as an individual demonstrates that well-motivated adults can... Topics: Naval art and science, Strategy, Sea-power
An interview with Bay Area artist Lauren Elder, discussing her life at the Reno Hotel, her career, and the art scene in San Francisco from the mid-1970s to present. Topics: Art, Reno Hotel, Contraband, Bicycling, San Francisco